PPC Online Advertising Optimiser

Up to £21,000 per annum + profit share + benefits

The Team

The PPC team are responsible for all paid online advertising at Holiday Extras. Using our portfolio of brands we drive growth and optimise performance in our campaigns by utilising leading technology, the latest analytical tools, and our passion for online advertising. We work closely with the major search engines such as Google & Microsoft, to ensure we are always at the forefront of development, and we invest a lot of time and resource in innovating and evolving our operation. We are responsible for delivering a large portion of Holiday Extras 4 million annual bookings, and we deliver these through an exciting mixture of analytical insight and marketing creativity.

You’ll be working for a top ten, Times Top 100 company in the heart of the Kentish countryside. Our custom-built campus in rural Hythe has a fabulous open-plan office space with kitted-out meeting rooms, a kitchen and canteen with pool table and a Wii, or you can chill out on the decking with a Holiday Extras deck chair in the summer. You’ll love our campus so much, it will almost seem a shame to take advantage of our home-working policy and flexible hours, which will let you work anywhere you like, any hours you like, on a company Mac laptop. Add in days off on your birthday, summer barbecues and our annual paper-plane competition and you have no reason at all not to apply!

The Opportunity

We are looking for a bright, forward-thinking, tech-savvy individual who doesn’t necessarily have experience in online advertising. We have a full and comprehensive training programme in place for when you start. Of course, a keen interest and desire to learn doesn’t go a miss!

As a key sales channel in a European market leading company, the PPC team work closely with many other teams in the organisation, both in the UK and abroad.  We are in detailed and frequent contact with major advertising platforms in order for us to stay at the top of our game.

As you progress, you will manage a large number of paid search campaigns, and become responsible for the strategic growth of these campaigns using market leading techniques and tactics.

This is a great opportunity to work in an experienced team with a wealth of PPC knowledge, and to grow and develop in a thriving business. PPC is an extremely dynamic and competitive marketplace. You need to be quick on your feet and up for the challenge!  

Is This You?

You adopt a scientific approach to marketing, never letting personal preference get in the way of accurate data. You have a solid understanding of basic maths (like percentages & growth figures) and this is evident in your reporting, analysis, and delivery.

Never happy to accept mediocrity, you push boundaries to continually achieve the best results.

Skills & Experience:

– A solid foundation in basic maths

– Highly driven and self motivated

– Excellent communication skills, written and verbal.

– An innovative approach to problem solving

– Impeccable attention to detail

– The ability to operate in a fast and demanding environment

– You enjoy a game of pool!

As part of the recruitment process for this role, a written assessment will be completed, which will comprise of numerical and basic PPC questions.

If you are interested in this fantastic opportunity and would like to work with a Sunday Times Top 100 Company to Work For,  then apply now. Applications close 22nd January 2018.

We look forward to hearing from you!